How to get around

Leipzig has a dense public traffic network of trams, trains, and busses provided by Leipziger Verkehrsbetriebe (LVB). The conference will take place at the main university campus at Augustusplatz. The venue is located in the city centre, close to the central station, the opera, and the famous concert hall ‘Gewandhaus’. Take trams 4, 7, 8, 10, 11, 12, 15, or 16 to the tram station ‘Augustusplatz’ or trams 2, 9, or 14 to Wilhelm-Leuschner-Platz. The conference dinner will take place just around the corner at ‘Moritzbastei’. Finally, the keynote and the conference reception will be held at Grassi Museum, Johannisplatz 5–11. Take tram 4, 7, 12, or 15 to ‘Johannisplatz’ or walk just a few minutes from the main campus.

1 – Campus Augustusplatz (main conference venue)
2 – Moritzbastei (venue of the conference dinner and concert)
3 – Grassi Museum (venue of the film session and conference reception)
4 – Strohsackpassage (venue of the on-site registration on 27 June)


How to find the main conference venue

Leipzig University, main campus 'Augustusplatz'
main entrance on the left
(Photo: Swen Reichhold, Leipzig University)


Map of the main campus
All panels and round tables will be held in Hörsaalgebäude (2nd floor) and Seminargebäude (2nd and 4th floor). Registration desk, info point, publishers' exhibition, and coffee breaks are located in Hörsaalgebäude, 2nd floor.


How to find the right room


Map lecture halls (Hörsaalgebäude, 2nd floor)

Map seminar rooms (Seminargebäude, 2nd floor)